Dean Stone

Mr. Stone is a 1986 graduate of Franklin County High School who received both Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Civil Engineering from Virginia Tech in 1992. After living in Lynchburg, Virginia and Buies Creek, North Carolina, Mr. Stone returned to Franklin County in 1997 where he started Stone Engineering, Inc. He currently resides in Rocky Mount, Virginia with his wife and two children. Mr. Stone is an active member of the Rocky Mount Rotary Club (President 2004-5), serves as a Board member of Helping Hands of Franklin County and the Franklin County Education Foundation, is a member of the Roanoke Regional Home Builders Association as well as numerous other professional organizations, and is a member and former Trustee of the Rocky Mount United Methodist Church.

As a product of the Franklin County school system, Mr. Stone believes strongly in the mission of the Franklin County Education Foundation and the support it provides to the students in Franklin County. The Foundation is often times the last opportunity for students to receive the funds needed for clothing, eye glasses, school supplies or other basic, fundamental necessities required by students to fully utilize the educational opportunities within the School system.